Orca Book Publishers

Browse by Category

Fiction Picture Book
Pages: 24
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pub Date: 01/Jan/2002
Bookmark and Share
A delightful picture book about a timid bat frightened of nearly everything. Belfry becomes the navigator for Mildred the witch in a race against the fastest rollercoaster in the world. During the race Belfry nearly faints and is ready to give up—but doesn't. Striking full-color illustrations make this story about overcoming fears ideal for readers under eight.

Resources for Teachers:

Orca Book Publishers produces a number of tools and resources to help teachers, librarians, reading specialists and other education professionals enrich the teaching and learning experience.

Please visit our Teacher Resources page to access and download materials.

Classroom Materials:

Free Teacher Guides

Digital Subscriptions

Resource Websites

Research and Support Materials:

Common Core

Reading Levels